Dr. David Schanzlin, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(11)
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Dr. David Schanzlin, MD
Dr. David Schanzlin, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Schanzlin is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.

Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute

8910 University Center Ln Ste 800

San Diego, CA 92122

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Dr. David Schanzlin, MD

Dr. David Schanzlin, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Schanzlin's Experience

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Dr. Schanzlin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
21

Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Presbyopia
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Ulcer
8

Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Chicago-Resident In Ophthalmology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Of Chicago-Chief Resident In Ophthalmology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of California, San Francisco-Nei Special Research Fellow, Cornea and External Disease Uveitis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Pittsburgh-Heed Fellow, Cornea & External Diseases
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Teacher of the Year, UCSD Department of Ophthalmology, 2001
  • Top Doctors in San Diego Award, San Diego Magazine, 2009
  • VISX Star for Outstanding Achievement in Laser Correction, 1997
  • Service Certificate, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1987
  • Travel Award, Fight for Sight, Inc., 1976
  • "Top Doctors in San Diego Award," San Diego Magazine, 2005
  • M.D. Cum Laude, 1975
  • VISX Star for Outstanding Achievement in Laser Correction, 1999
  • "Best Doctors in America Award" Consecutively listed since 1992, 2007
  • "Top Doctors in San Diego Award," San Diego Magazine, 2007
  • Barraquer Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2003
  • VISX Star for Outstanding Achievement in Laser Correction, 2001
  • America's Top Ophthalmologists - Consumers' Research Council of America, 2008
  • Lans Lectureship, 1992
  • Honor Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1988
  • U.S. Public Health Service Research Award, 1979-1980
Media & Publications

Dr. Schanzlin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schanzlin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schanzlin to family and friends
5.0
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Schanzlin's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Chula Vista, CA |
I had a great experience from beginning to finish. Dr. Schanzlin was great as well as all his staff, especially Jaimie Quenga!! Highly recommend!!
in San Diego, CA |
Dr schanzlin created an over-the-top positive experience for me. He is highly skilled and his bedside manners are a plus. My eyesight is greatly improved. He and his entire staff is awesome.
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Dr. Schanzlin accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group HMO
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Schanzlin has admitting privileges

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037
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